Buchanan Elementary School



Buchanan Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Buchanan Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 61
K 88
1 99
2 94
3 70
4 85
5 53
6 49
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Buchanan Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Oklahoma City, OK in the Oklahoma City School District. It enrolls 599 students in grades 1st through 12th. Buchanan Elementary School is the 134th largest public school in Oklahoma and the 13,736th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 599
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.98
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,736th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oklahoma: 134th out of 960
Student/Teacher Rank in Oklahoma: 843rd out of 955
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oklahoma: 190th out of 955

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Buchanan Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 302
(50%)
14,874
(52%)
 Female 297
(50%)
13,958
(48%)

Buchanan Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 429
(72%)
15,033
(52%)
 White 77
(13%)
4,501
(16%)
 Black 30
(5%)
6,526
(23%)
 American Indian 23
(4%)
744
(3%)
 Asian 21
(4%)
591
(2%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
1,397
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
40
(0%)

Buchanan Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 494
(82%)
23,870
(83%)
 Not Eligible 67
(11%)
4,606
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(6%)
356
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 953 ranked schools in Oklahoma, Buchanan Elementary School is ranked 68th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Buchanan Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Buchanan Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 397
2006 390
2007 388
2008 427
2009 423
2010 443
2011 461
2012 528
2013 543
2014 544
2015 599

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 15.3
2007 15.3
2008 16.6
2009 16
2010 18
2011 17.2
2012 16.7
2013 17.4
2014 16.9
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85642317380353
2006 0.87179487179487
2007 0.85567010309278
2008 0.88524590163934
2009 0.90543735224586
2010 0.9255079006772
2011 0.87418655097614
2012 0.88825757575758
2013 0.88950276243094
2014 0.88970588235294
2015 0.8881469115192

Compare Buchanan Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,578.5% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.6%
 
This School 88.8%
 

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